Kristoffer Szilas

Kristoffer Szilas

Tenure track Assistant professor


  1. 2020
  2. Published

    Chromitites from an Archean layered intrusion in the Western Dharwar Craton, southern India

    Santosh, M., He, X., Waterton, Pedro, Szilas, Kristoffer & Pearson, D. G., 1 Dec 2020, In : Lithos. 376-377

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Accepted/In press

    Differentiating between inherited and autocrystic zircon in granitoids

    Olierook, H. K. H., Kirkland, C. L., Szilas, Kristoffer, Hollis, J. A., Gardiner, N. J., Steenfelt, A., Jiang, Q., Yakymchuk, C., Evans, N. J. & McDonald, B. J., 1 Aug 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Petrology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    >2.7 Ga metamorphic peridotites from southeast Greenland record the oxygen isotope composition of Archean seawater

    Peters, S. T. M., Szilas, Kristoffer, Sengupta, S., Kirkland, C. L., Garbe-Schönberg, D. & Pack, A., 2020, In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 544, 116331.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. Accepted/In press

    Geodynamic implications of synchronous norite and TTG formation in the 3 Ga Maniitsoq Norite Belt, West Greenland

    Waterton, Pedro, Hyde, W. R., Tusch, J., Hollis, J. A., Kirkland, C. L., Kinney, C., Yakymchuk, C., Gardiner, N. J., Zakharov, D., Olierook, H. K., Lightfoot, P. C. & Szilas, Kristoffer, 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Frontiers in Earth Science.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  6. Published

    Mesoarchean partial melting of mafic crust and tonalite production during high-T--low-P stagnant tectonism, Akia Terrane, West Greenland

    Yakymchuk, C., Kirkland, C., Hollis, J., Kendrick, J., Gardiner, N. & Szilas, Kristoffer, 2020, In : Precambrian Research. 105615.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Metasomatic Reactions between Archean Dunite and Trondhjemite at the Seqi Olivine Mine in Greenland

    Whyatt, L., Peters, S., Pack, A., Kirkland, C. L., Balic Zunic, Tonci & Szilas, Kristoffer, 2020, In : Minerals. 10, 1, 20 p., 85.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  8. Published

    North Atlantic Craton Architecture revealed by kimberlite-hosted crustal zircons

    Gardiner, N. J., Kirkland, C. L., Hollis, J. A., Cawood, P. A., Nebel, O., Szilas, Kristoffer & Yakymchuk, C., 2020, In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 534, 8 p., 116091.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  9. Published

    Ruthenium isotope vestige of Earth’s pre-late-veneer mantle preserved in Archaean rocks

    Fischer-Gödde, M., Elfers, B., Münker, C., Szilas, Kristoffer, Maier, W. D., Messling, N., Morishita, T., Van Kranendonk, M. & Smithies, H., 2020, In : Nature. 579, 7798, p. 240-244 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  10. Published

    Titanite petrochronology linked to phase equilibrium modelling constrains tectono-thermal events in the Akia Terrane, West Greenland

    Kirkland, C., Yakymchuk, C., Gardiner, N., Szilas, Kristoffer, Hollis, J., Olierook, H. & Steenfelt, A., 2020, In : Chemical Geology. 15 p., 119467.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. Published

    Two metamorphic gold mineralization events confirmed by Lu-Hf isotope dating of garnet in the Late Archean Storø Au deposit, Nuuk region of SW Greenland

    Szilas, Kristoffer, Tusch, J., Herwartz, D. & Fonseca, R. O., 2020, In : Ore Geology Reviews. 121, 103476.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  12. 2019
  13. Published

    Building Mesoarchaean crust upon Eoarchaean roots: the Akia Terrane, West Greenland

    Gardiner, N. J., Kirkland, C. L., Hollis, J., Szilas, Kristoffer, Steenfelt, A., Yakymchuk, C. & Heide-Jørgensen, H., 2019, In : Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology. 174, 3, 19 p., 20.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  14. Published

    Implications for the origins of Eoarchean ultramafic rocks of the North Atlantic Craton: a study of the Tussaap Ultramafic complex, Itsaq Gneiss complex, southern West Greenland

    McIntyre, T., Pearson, D. G., Szilas, Kristoffer & Morishita, T., 2019, In : Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology. 174, 12, 21 p., 96.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  15. Published

    Modelling the Hafnium -Neodymium Evolution of Early Earth: A Study from West Greenland

    Gardiner, N. J., Johnson, T. E., Kirkland, C. L. & Szilas, Kristoffer, 2019, In : Journal of Petrology. 60, 1, p. 177-197 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  16. Published

    Titanian Clinohumite-Bearing Peridotite from the Ulamertoq Ultramafic Body in the 3.0 Ga Akia Terrane of Southern West Greenland

    Nishio, I., Morishita, T., Szilas, Kristoffer, Pearson, G., Tani, K., Tamura, A., Harigane, Y. & Guotana, J. M., 2019, In : Geosciences (Switzerland). 9, 4, 21 p., 153.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  17. 2018
  18. Published

    Pressure--Temperature History of the> 3 Ga Tartoq Greenstone Belt in Southwest Greenland and Its Implications for Archaean Tectonics

    van Hinsberg, V., Crotty, C., Roozen, S., Szilas, Kristoffer & Kisters, A., Sep 2018, In : Geosciences. 8, 10, 21 p., 367.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  19. Published

    A geochemical overview of mid-Archaean metavolcanic rocks from southwest Greenland

    Szilas, Kristoffer, 2018, In : Geosciences (Switzerland). 8, 7, 20 p., 0266.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReviewResearchpeer-review

  20. Published

    Apatite: a U-Pb thermochronometer or geochronometer?

    Kirkland, C. L., Yakymchuk, C., Szilas, Kristoffer, Evans, N., Hollis, J., McDonald, B. & Gardiner, N. J., 2018, In : Lithos. 318-319, p. 143-157 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  21. Published

    Contrasting Textural and Chemical Signatures of Chromitites in the Mesoarchaean Ulamertoq Peridotite Body, Southern West Greenland

    Guotana, J., Morishita, T., Yamaguchi, R., Nishio, I., Tamura, A., Tani, K., Harigane, Y., Szilas, Kristoffer & Pearson, D., 2018, In : Geosciences (Switzerland). 8, 9, 19 p., 328.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  22. Corundum formation by metasomatic reactions in Archean metapelite, SW Greenland: Exploration vectors for ruby deposits within high-grade greenstone belts

    Yakymchuk, C. & Szilas, Kristoffer, 2018, In : Geoscience Frontiers. 9, 3, p. 727-749 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  23. Highly refractory Archaean peridotite cumulates: Petrology and geochemistry of the Seqi Ultramafic Complex, SW Greenland

    Szilas, Kristoffer, van Hinsberg, V. J., McDonald, I., Næraa, T., Rollinson, H., Adetunji , J. & Bird, D., 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Geoscience Frontiers. 27 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  24. 2017
  25. Archaean chromitites show constant Fe3+/ΣFe in Earth´s asthenospheric mantle since 3.8 Ga

    Rollinson, H., Adetunji , J., Lenaz, D. & Szilas, Kristoffer, 2017, In : Lithos. 282-283, p. 316-325 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  26. Hafnium isotope constraints on the origin of Mesoarchaean andesites in southern West Greenland, North Atlantic craton

    Szilas, Kristoffer, Tusch, J., Hoffmann, J. E., Garde, A. A. & Münker, C., 2017, Crust-Mantle Interactions and Granitoid Diversification: Insights from Archaean Cratons. Halla, J., Whitehouse, M. J., Ahmad, T. & Bagai, Z. (eds.). London: Geological Society of London, p. 19-38 20 p. (The Geological Society, London, Special Publications, Vol. 449).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  27. Tholeiitic to calc-alkaline metavolcanic transition in the Archean Nigerlikasik Supracrustal Belt, SW Greenland

    Klausen, M. B., Szilas, Kristoffer, Kokfelt, T., Keulen, N., Schumacher, J. & Berger, A., 2017, In : Precambrian Research. 302, p. 50-73 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  28. 2016
  29. Aluminous gneiss derived by weathering of basaltic source rocks in the Neoarchean Storø Supracrustal Belt, southern West Greenland

    Szilas, Kristoffer, Maher, K. & Bird, D. K., 2016, In : Chemical Geology. 441, p. 63-80 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  30. Combined bulk-rock Hf- and Nd-isotope compositions of Mesoarchaean metavolcanic rocks from the Ivisaartoq Supracrustal Belt, SW Greenland: Deviations from the mantle array caused by crustal recycling

    Szilas, Kristoffer, Hoffmann, J. E., Schulz, T., Hansmeier, C., Polat, A., Viehmann, S., Kasper, H. U. & Munker, C., 2016, In : Chemie der Erde. 76, 4, p. 543-554 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  31. 2015
  32. Published

    Peridotite enclaves hosted by Mesoarchaean TTG-suite orthogneisses in the Fiskefjord region of southern West Greenland

    Szilas, Kristoffer, Kelemen, P. B. & Bernstein, S., 2015, In : GeoResJ. 7, p. 22-34 13 p., 7.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  33. Sm-Nd and Lu-Hf isotope and trace-element systematics of Mesoarchaean amphibolites, inner Ameralik fjord, southern West Greenland

    Szilas, Kristoffer, Hoffmann, J. E., Hansmeier, C., Hollis, J. A., Munker, C., Viehmann, S. & Kasper, H. U., 2015, In : Mineralogical Magazine. 79, 4, p. 857-876 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  34. Published

    The petrogenesis of ultramafic rocks in the >3.7 Ga Isua supracrustal belt, southern West Greenland: geochemical evidence for two distinct magmatic cumulate trends

    Szilas, Kristoffer, Kelemen, P. B. & Rosing, Minik Thorleif, 2015, In : Gondwana Research. 28, 2, p. 565-580 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  35. 2014
  36. Published

    Eoarchean within-plate basalts from southwest Greenland: COMMENT

    Szilas, Kristoffer, Hoffmann, J. E., Münker, C., Dziggel, A. & Rosing, Minik Thorleif, 2014, In : Geology. 42, 3, p. 330 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debateResearchpeer-review

  37. Meso- and Neoarchaean geological history of the Bjørnesund and Ravns Storø Supracrustal Belts, southern West Greenland: settings for gold enrichment and corundum formation

    Keulen, N., C. Schumacher, J., Næraa, T., Kokfelt, T. F., Scherstén, A., Szilas, Kristoffer, van Hinsberg, V. J., Schlatter, D. M. & Windley, B. F., 2014, In : Precambrian Research. 245, p. 36-58 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  38. Published

    The Neoarchaean Storø Supracrustal Belt, Nuuk region, southern West Greenland: An arc-related basin with continent-derived sedimentation

    Szilas, Kristoffer, van Gool, J. A. M., Scherstén, A. & Frei, Robert, 2014, In : Precambrian Research. 247, p. 208–222 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  39. Published

    The geochemical composition of serpentinites in the Mesoarchaean Tartoq Group, SW Greenland: harzburgitic cumulates or melt-modified mantle?

    Szilas, Kristoffer, van Hinsberg, V. J., Creaser, R. A. & Kisters, A. F. M., 2014, In : Lithos. 198-199, p. 103-116 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  40. 2013
  41. Mesoarchaean aluminous rocks at Storø, southern West Greenland: New age data and evidence of premetamorphic seafloor weathering of basalts

    Szilas, Kristoffer & Garde, A. A., 16 Sep 2013, In : Chemical Geology. 354, p. 124-138 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  42. Published

    Highly depleted cratonic mantle in West Greenland extending into diamond stability field in the Proterozoic

    Bernstein, S., Szilas, Kristoffer & Kelemen, P. B., May 2013, In : Lithos. 168-169, p. 160-172 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  43. Published

    Remnants of arc-related Mesoarchaean oceanic crust in the Tartoq Group of SW Greenland

    Szilas, Kristoffer, van Hinsberg, V. J., Kisters, A. F. M., Hoffmann, J. E., Windley, B. F., Kokfelt, T. F., Scherstén, A., Frei, Robert, Rosing, Minik Thorleif & Münker, C., Mar 2013, In : Gondwana Research. 23, 2, p. 436-451 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  44. Archaean andesite petrogenesis: insights from the Grædefjord Supracrustal Belt, southern West Greenland

    Szilas, Kristoffer, Hoffmann, J. E., Scherstén, A., Kokfelt, T. F. & Münker, C., 2013, In : Precambrian Research. 236, p. 1-15 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  45. 2012
  46. Geology of an Archaean accretionary complex – The structural record of burial and return flow in the Tartoq Group of South West Greenland

    Kisters, A. F. M., van Hinsberg, V. J. & Szilas, Kristoffer, Nov 2012, In : Precambrian Research. 220-221, p. 107-122 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  47. Published

    Complex calc-alkaline volcanism recorded in Mesoarchaean supracrustal belts north of Frederikshåb Isblink, southern West Greenland: implications for subduction zone processes in the early earth

    Szilas, Kristoffer, Hoffmann, J. E., Scherstén, A., Rosing, Minik Thorleif, Windley, B. F., Kokfelt, T. F., Keulen, N., van Hinsberg, V. J., Næraa, T., Frei, Robert & Münker, C., 2012, In : Precambrian Research. 208-211, p. 90-123 34 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  48. Published

    Geochemistry of Archaean supracrustal belts in SW Greenland

    Szilas, Kristoffer, 2012, Department of Geography and Geology, University of Copenhagen. 240 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportPh.D. thesisResearch

  49. Published

    Origin of Mesoarchaean arc-related rocks with boninite/komatiite affinities from southern West Greenland

    Szilas, Kristoffer, Næraa, T., Scherstén, A., Stendal, H., Frei, Robert, van Hinsberg, V. J., Kokfelt, T. F. & Rosing, Minik Thorleif, 2012, In : Lithos. 144-145, p. 24-39 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  50. Published

    Re–Os and U–Pb constraints on gold mineralisation events in the Meso-to Neoarchaean Storø greenstone belt, Storø, southern West Greenland

    Scherstén, A., Szilas, Kristoffer, Creaser, R. A., Næraa, T., van Gool, J. A. M. & Østergaard, C., 2012, In : Precambrian Research. 200, p. 149-162

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  51. 2011
  52. Published

    Remnants of Mesoarchaean oceanic crust in the Tartoq Group, South-West Greenland

    Szilas, Kristoffer, van Hinsberg, V. J., Kisters, A. F. M., Kokfelt, T. F., Scherstén, A. & Windley, B. F., 26 Jul 2011, In : Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland (GEUS) Bulletin. 23, p. 57-60 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  53. 2007
  54. Published

    Gold-hosting supracrustal rocks on Storø, southern West Greenland: Lithologies and geological environment

    Knudsen, Christian Boldsen, van Gool, J. A. M., Østergaard, C., Hollis, J. A., Rink-Jørgensen, M., Persson, M. & Szilas, Kristoffer, 1 Dec 2007, Review of Survey Activities 2006. 13 ed. p. 41-44 4 p. (Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland Bulletin; No. 13).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

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